Facebook Wins Rights To Facebook.me Domain

Every time ICANN adds more top-level domains, corporations are forced to scramble to register their trademarks on the new domains before cyber-squatters snap them up. Like other famous brands, Facebook has suffered domain squatting problems numerous times in the past.

But it’s hard to fathom why the domain name squatters actually bother, considering that intellectual property laws nearly always force them to relinquish ownership.